Sports car

Nissan Limited Edition 370Z

The 25th anniversary is silver, the 50th is gold. And the 40th? Another precious metal, or more correctly metal, rubber and glass – the Nissan Z®. Forty years ago, on October 22, 1969 , the Datsun 240Z arrived in North America , heralding a new era in sports car design.Where previous sports cars... Read more

posted Thursday, October 22, 2009 - 01:58 in Sports car, Japanese sports car, Nissan cars, Limited edition cars
Lotus Exige Scura

Lotus Cars unveils its latest special edition - the Exige Scura, so called due to its dramatic matt black and carbon fibre theme, at the Tokyo International Motorshow on 21st of October 2009. Translated as ‘dark' from Italian, the name ‘Scura' reflects the stealth... Read more

posted Tuesday, October 20, 2009 - 04:32 in Sports car, Tokyo Motor Show, Lotus cars, Lotus Exige
MFK Autosport Audi RS6

The driving performance of the RS6 from MSK is on the level of a high performance sports car. Extreme sportiness was at primary focus during the conversion of the RS6. Hence there was not only the engine power to be increased but also the visual appearance to be improved.The Audi RS6 from... Read more

posted Saturday, October 17, 2009 - 02:27 in Sports car, high performance sports car, high performance tires, Satin Black
Volkswagen GTI

For nearly three decades, the Volkswagen GTI has represented a potent combination of sports car-like finesse and tuned driving excitement in a versatile hatchback design. The all-new 2010 GTI ushers in the sixth generation of Volkswagen’s “hot hatch” lineage, and continues the evolution of an award... Read more

posted Monday, October 12, 2009 - 04:53 in Sports car, Volkswagen cars, Volkswagen GTI
Volkswagen BlueSport

Volkswagen is presenting an innovative lineup of extremely economical and low emissions drive technologies at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit (NAIAS). Featured there from January 11 to 25 are the carmaker's Clean Diesel engines (TDI). Many experts consider... Read more

posted Thursday, October 8, 2009 - 02:22 in Sports car, sports car philosophy, gasoline engine, Volkswagen cars
Toyota FT-86 Concept

Akio Toyoda presented the newest Toyota concept at the Tokyo Motor Show : the Toyota FT-86. It’s inspired by the Corolla-based AE86 sports coupe of the '80s. The Toyota FT-86 concept was designed by the Toyota's ED2 styling studio in France. The details of this car hasn't been... Read more

posted Tuesday, October 6, 2009 - 01:49 in Sports car, Toyota Corolla, Tokyo Motor Show, Toyota Cars
Honda Skydeck

The latest version of Honda’s sporty hybrid concept will be revealed at October’s Tokyo Motor Show. The CR-Z Concept 2009 is the most recent prototype of a compact, agile coupe using Honda’s IMA technology. When the production version goes on sale in the UK next summer... Read more

posted Friday, October 2, 2009 - 04:38 in Sports car, Honda Skydeck, Honda Cars, sports hybrid car
Avus Performance - Nissan GTR

The Nissan GT-R build as a sportscoupe and direct opponent of the Porsche Turbo was revealed at the Tokyo Motor Show in 2007. As a direct successor of the Skyline GT-R R34 the bar has been laid high already. With only 480 examples for Europe the GT-R is one of those rare sports-... Read more

posted Friday, September 25, 2009 - 02:47 in Sports car, Nissan cars, Tokyo Motor Show, Avus Performance cars
KTM X-Bow

KTM X-Bow tuned by MTM has increased its power from standard 240 HP to 318HP. With the X-Bow, KTM now presents a vision that has become reality, making the unique spirit of KTM and the racing feeling that has always been associated with it accessible to everyone, also on four wheels.MTM also... Read more

posted Friday, September 25, 2009 - 01:10 in Sports car, KTM X-Bow, KTM cars
Corvette ZR1 Geiger GTS

The announcement was clear: "It is very important for Corvette, to offer the strongest, most high performance and best sports car in terms of handling in the USA ." With these words the former chairman of General Motors Rick Wagoner set his engineers a clear goal around... Read more

posted Saturday, September 19, 2009 - 07:38 in Sports car, Detroit Auto Show, Corvette Geiger, General Motors Cars
TECHART Magnum

Technology, quality and design form the cornerstones of over 20 years of history for the renowned car enhancement company TECHART Automobildesign from Leonberg-Höfingen. In 2009, the Magnum proved the outstanding performance by taking first place at the Tuner Grand Prix at the... Read more

posted Saturday, September 19, 2009 - 07:26 in Sports car, Porsche cars, TECHART cars, sports air suspension
Mini Roadster

MINI Roadster Concept: fresh ideas for an intense driving experience.Presenting the MINI Roadster Concept, the brand once again sets a new trend for individual mobility. This is where a purist character, elegant design and fascinating driving qualities come together in the vision of an... Read more

posted Friday, September 18, 2009 - 00:51 in Sports car, Mini convertible, BMW Cars, Mini Roadster
HAMANN Ferrari California

Refining super sports cars is more than just business for the company HAMANN Motorsport. Their passion for detail, for something special and unique is the main incentive for extraordinary modifications. The latest stroke of genius once again confirms this. The... Read more

posted Thursday, September 17, 2009 - 11:55 in Sports car, Ferrari Cars, Ferrari California, HAMANN-Motorsport
Mercedes E63 AMG Estate

Pole position for the new E 63 AMG Estate: the high-performance estate develops 386 kW/525 hp, accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.6 seconds, offers a maximum luggage compartment capacity of 1950 litres – all with a relatively low fuel consumption of 12.8 litres per 100 km (combined,... Read more

posted Thursday, September 17, 2009 - 08:13 in Sports car, sports suspension, ceramic brake discs, Mercedes-Benz Cars
Audi S5 Sportback

The abbreviation “S” stands for sports and also high efficiency – characteristic Audi features. The S5 Sportback is the top model of the new Sportback model series. The five-door coupe is powered by a highly efficient, supercharged V6 engine with an output of 245 kW (333... Read more

posted Thursday, September 17, 2009 - 02:50 in Sports car, Audi S5, Audi Cars
Megane Renaultsport 250

The stunning new Mégane Renaultsport 250 will go on sale later this year to the delight of UK enthusiasts. From launch, the Mégane Renaultsport 250 will be available with a choice of two chassis settings: * a sport chassis for everyday driving enjoyment, * a Cup chassis for even... Read more

posted Thursday, September 17, 2009 - 01:34 in Sports car, Renault Megane, Renault cars
Audi Electric Sports Car

Audi presents the highlight of the IAA 2009: the e-tron, a high-performance sports car with a purely electric drive system. Four motors – two each at the front and rear axles – drive the wheels, making the concept car a true quattro. Producing 230 kW (313 hp) and 4,500 Nm ( 3,319.03 lb-ft ) of... Read more

posted Thursday, September 17, 2009 - 01:23 in Sports car, Audi electric car, high-voltage battery, hydraulic brake system
Lamborghini Reventon Roadster

Lamborghini presents the ultimate driving machine among open-top two-seaters – the Reventón Roadster is a sports car of breathtaking fascination, menacing power and uncompromising performance. The 6.5 liter twelve-cylinder generates 493 kW (670 PS), catapulting the... Read more

posted Wednesday, September 16, 2009 - 07:32 in Sports car, Lamborghini cars, Lamborghini Reventon, aerodynamic concept
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

Automotive fascination and high tech of the highest order: These are the traits embodied by the new Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, which is making its world premiere at the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt on 15 September 2009. The super sports car boasts a purist design, the... Read more

posted Friday, September 11, 2009 - 00:18 in Sports car, Sports seats, Sports car ergonomics, Frankfurt Motor Show
McLaren MP4-12C

• The first in a range of high performance sports cars from the home of the world’s most successful racing car company • McLaren MP4-12C set to re-write the rules of sports car design through Formula 1-inspired engineering, revolutionary chassis architecture, and absolute focus on efficiency •... Read more

posted Thursday, September 10, 2009 - 23:29 in Sports car, McLaren Sports Car, McLaren Automotive, McLaren Formula 1